A survey on the use of alternative drugs during pregnancy.

@article{Hemminki1991ASO,
  title={A survey on the use of alternative drugs during pregnancy.},
  author={Elina Hemminki and Taina M{\"a}ntyranta and Maili Malin and P{\"a}ivikki M S Koponen},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of social medicine},
  year={1991},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={199-204}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the use of alternative drugs during pregnancy. DESIGN A trial including 3 surveys on drug use during pregnancy in maternity centers in one area of Finland in 1985-86 (study 1), and a retrospective survey in 2 maternity hospitals in Finland in 1988 (study 2). PATIENTS AND METHODS Study 1: 2912 pregnant women (about 94% of pregnant women in the area during the study period); 97-88% returned questionnaires. Study 2: 180 out of 181 consecutive women giving birth. In study… CONTINUE READING